Tag: Jane Austen

TTT #137 – Books I’d Re-Read Forever

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. Happy Tuesday y’all! This week’s […]

Posted February 27, 2018 by Lillian in Features / 7 Comments
Review: By the Book by Julia Sonneborn

Review: By the Book by Julia Sonneborn

I don’t know about you, but I love, LOVE modern adaptations of Jane Austen classics. Is it just me? Seriously, I’m obsessed with them. I can’t get enough! It always astounds me how Austen’s thoughts on women, relationships, romance, and politics can be transferred to today. This is a woman who lived in the 18th […]

Posted February 12, 2018 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments

TTT #126 – Thanksgiving Edition

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This feature was created because they are particularly fond of lists at The Broke and the Bookish. They’d love to share their lists with other bookish folks and would LOVE to see your top ten lists! Happy Tuesday y’all! It’s […]

Posted November 21, 2017 by Lillian in Features / 4 Comments
Review: The Austen Escape by Katherine Reay

Review: The Austen Escape by Katherine Reay

I am admittedly a huge Jane Austen fan which in turn makes me a big fan of . So far I have enjoyed all of her books! The Austen Escape is no exception. This is a fun, sweet read filled with some of my favorite Austen characters. Mary Davies is a character that is in the midst […]

Posted November 6, 2017 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
Merry Mondays #29 – Literary Moms

Merry Mondays #29 – Literary Moms

Merry Mondays is a monthly meme hosted here @ Mom with a Reading Problem on the first Monday of each month and every Monday in December to celebrate the holiday season year round. Each month a different topic centered around the holidays will be discussed. May is always a busy month: end of the school year, planning for Summer, birthdays […]

Posted May 1, 2017 by Lillian in Features, Merry Mondays / 2 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday #97 – My Next Child’s Name…

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This feature was created because they are particularly fond of lists at The Broke and the Bookish. They’d love to share their lists with other bookish folks and would LOVE to see your top ten lists! This week’s topic is […]

Posted October 18, 2016 by Lillian in Features / 21 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday #87 – Outside the US

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This feature was created because they are particularly fond of lists at The Broke and the Bookish. They’d love to share their lists with other bookish folks and would LOVE to see your top ten lists! This week’s topic is […]

Posted July 19, 2016 by Lillian in Features / 6 Comments
Waiting on Wednesday#60 – Kingdom of Ash and Briars by Hannah West

Waiting on Wednesday#60 – Kingdom of Ash and Briars by Hannah West

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we are all eagerly anticipating. This week I’m waiting on Kingdom of Ash and Briars by debut author . That description is SO promising: “Building on homages to Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Jane Austen’s Emma and the Chinese legend of Hua Mulan.” I […]

Posted July 13, 2016 by Lillian in Features / 6 Comments